Crystal Brown

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4 skills everyone should learn in their 20s to become leaders in their 30s

By the time you're blowing out the candles on your 30th birthday cake, most professionals have been working for a solid eight years. Throw in internships from college (remember those days?) — and you might have upwards of a decade of experience as you reach the end of the first third of your life. …

How to Combat Poor Movement in Your Upper Body Training

<b>Poor movement quality is a pandemic among athletes</b>, and whilst many of them are able to identify their own weaknesses and imbalances, I am always …

7 Communication Skills Every Entrepreneur Must Master

Your success as an entrepreneur is determined in large partThe post 7 Communication Skills Every Entrepreneur Must Master appeared first on iamwire.

5 TED Talks That Will Give Your Communication Skills a Boost

Want to take your communication skills up a notch? These TED Talks can help.<p>Communication is key, but that doesn't necessarily mean it's easy. Knowing how to effectively get your point across takes some conscious thought and effort.<p>Want to give your own communication abilities a boost? Watch one …

How to communicate better at work

Communication is one of the most important skills you can have in your professional life. Therefore, it’s a skill you should improve all the …

5 Books That Will Improve Your Communication Skills

Improve Your Communication Skills: Five Books You Need to Read<p>No matter what your profession or passion, for many of us, the way we …

The Case for Genre Fiction: A Guide to Literary Science Fiction and Fantasy

Is there such a thing as literary science fiction? It’s not a sub-genre that you’d find in a bookshop. In 2015, <b>Neil Gaiman</b> and <b>Kazuo Ishiguro</b> debated …

10 Things Great Bosses Do Every Day

We've all heard the adage, "People don't leave bad jobs; they leave bad bosses." It makes great fodder for after-work gripe sessions, but is there really any data to back the claim up? As it turns out, there's a ton.<p>In one study, 61 percent of those working for bad bosses said they were looking for …

You Only Need 10 Minutes to be More Creative

Modern culture often labels creativity as natural gift. Artists get showered with praise and proclamations of “you’re so <i>talented</i>,” but truthfully, …

Jumping Rope Exercise Benefits: Burning Calories, Weight Loss

Go ahead, ladies, shave your face

Want baby-soft skin? Try shaving your face.<p>Dermaplaning, a staple treatment in some NYC dermatologist offices, involves grazing a scalpel across the …

Dermatology

Want To Be More Productive? Stop Multi-Tasking

Think you’re good at multi-tasking? Feeling energized that you can whip through email messages while simultaneously listening to discussions on a conference call? You might not be as efficient as you think.<p>It turns out that 98% of the population doesn’t multi-task very well. Only about 2% are good …

6 Mental Hacks For Working Out

You're reading 6 Mental Hacks For Working Out, originally posted on Pick the Brain | Motivation and Self Improvement. If you're enjoying this, please …

Why Everyone At Your Company Should Have This Simple Job Description

For leaders of entrepreneurial organizations, nothing is more important or challenging than building the right team.<p>Startups and small businesses are dynamic environments that require people to think on their feet, identify challenges, and take unilateral action on a regular basis.<p>That’s why we’ve …

Entrepreneurship

8 Ways You're Showering Wrong

Given that most of us have been showering every day (or at least every few days) for almost our whole lives, you'd think we'd all be pros at it by now. But actually—and somewhat surprisingly—there's a lot of bad information out there about showering, including some of the most widely accepted …

Crazy for #Crochet Koalas: 10 Free Patterns!

Koala by Tamie Oldridge, on Women’s Day (via Ravelry): This one is available as an excerpt from a whole book of cute amigurumi!<p>Tolee the Koala Bear …

Microsoft Bing Search

Bing is more than simple search. Get answers to your questions faster and easier. Find what you love, from live sport updates, trending music, and …

Your New Fitness Rules

<i>Robert’s very own fitness commandments. Make your workouts effective—and no more complicated than they need to be.</i>SWEAT IS GOOD<br>You won’t always have …

How Thinking Like an Introvert Can Help You Get Ahead in Business

Research suggests that introverts possess qualities that can rocket them to the top of their fields.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Business has a habit of assigning privilege to "extrovert" traits, like being assertive, talkative and highly social. And that's not right.<p>…

Trump's trade threats have CEOs running scared

Top business leaders are freaking out about trade.<p>Nearly six in 10 global CEOs are worried about protectionism and rising trade barriers, according to a new survey by PwC. That's up from 40% in 2012.<p>Fears are even more pronounced in the U.S. and Mexico, where 64% of business leaders are …

CEOs

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Why Over Using PowerPoint Is Hurting Your Ability to Influence People

Here are three easy questions that will help you determine if you should use PowerPoint or ditch it for your next meeting.<p>Giving a good presentation requires a lot of things. There is even some science behind how to combine good content, good delivery, and good visual elements. And if standing in …

3 Tried-and-True Ways to Get Your Small Business Organized

Updated October 29, 2017<p>Getting organized involves a lot more than just neatening stacks of papers and dusting off the clutter you have on your desk. …

5 Things the Best Leaders Do Every Day

Start by recognizing your staff members for their good work. And do it in public.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p><i>This article is included in</i> Entrepreneur Voices on Effective Leadership<i>, a new book containing insights from more than 20 contributors, entrepreneurs, and</i> …

Do the Job Nobody Else Wants and You'll Never be Overlooked at Work

When you are asked to help, say yes. When you see what needs to be done, do it. You will be prized by everyone you work with.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Over the past five years, I’ve delivered talks to tens of thousands of professionals across the country. After …

There Is No Work Life Balance. Only Hard Decisions

Visit the following link for more information.<p>(actual letter)<p><i>Dear Carol,</i><p><i>I am a wife, mother of two awesome boys and an ambitious attorney in a global</i> …

Lego time for Zephan and study time for Mommy... digging into Beth Moore's 'Mercy Triumphs' study on the book of James... convicting and powerful word on the subject of avarice (do you know what avarice means? If not, feel free to read along:-)

Weekend-Only Exercise Is Almost As Beneficial As Doing It Every Day

They’re not wrong–though they are about leaving the house before breakfast–but they’re not as right as they think: Researchers in the U.K. and …

19 Things That Will Make Your Workouts So Much More Effective in 2018

If your New Year’s resolution has you planning to lift more, run more, or sweat more, chances are, you’re looking to do it in the most efficient and …

How to Build a Home Gym

Not everybody who wants to train for strength can fit a gym membership into their lifestyle. Scheduling problems, the cost, travel problems from home …